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Marion County, South Carolina


Page Contents for Marion, South Carolina

Statistics & Facts


City Attractions


Community events.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.



Statistics & Facts

The South Carolina state capital is Columbia.
The population of Marion is approximately 7,658 (1990), 6939 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 2,982 (1990), 2788 (2010).
The amount of land area in Marion is 9.82 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Marion to Washington DC is 354 miles.
The distance to the South Carolina state capital is 89 miles. (as the crow flies)
Marion is positioned 34.17 degrees north of the equator and 79.39 degrees west of the prime meridian.
The city tree is the Dogwood.
The city bird is the Chickadee.


in east-central South Carolina in the Pee Dee Region of the state.
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Marion County Museum
101 Willcox Ave.
Marion, SC 29571-2809
Phone: 843-423-8299

Russell Stover Candy Outlet
Highway 76
Marion, SC
Phone: 843-423-7408

Old Town Hall and Opera House
Marion, SC
Phone: 843-423-3561
Opera House was built in 1892 and is now the home for the Marion Chamber of Commerce and the Playmakers, a local opera group.

Fox Trot Festival
held each year in early May

The Artists' Place located in the Old Marion National Bank Building, office of the Historic Marion Revitalization Association
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Marion City Government

Marion is the county seat for Marion County

Marion Clerk's Office
107 S. Main St.
Marion, SC 29571-3609
Phone: 843-423-5961


Marion is the County Seat for Marion County

Marion County Court Clerk
100 Court St
Marion, SC 29571
Phone: 843-423-8240

Marion Community Events

Marion FoxTrot Festival
held each year in May
Date: 15 May 2004
Place: Historic Downtown Marion
Time: 10 a - 10p
Sponsored by: FoxTrot Festival Committee
More information: Contact Susan Carter (843-423-6900) or
Church Wiegert (843-423-6636

Marion Libraries

Marion Library
101 SE Court St.
Marion SC 29571-3631
Phone: 843-423-8300

Marion Schools

Marion High School
1205 S. Main St.
Marion, SC 29571-4913
Phone: 843-423-2571

Marion School District One
616 E. Northside Ave.
Marion, SC 29571-2328
Phone: 843-423-1811

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